What years were Schwinn StingRays made?

What years were Schwinn StingRays made?

The original Schwinn Stingray was made between 1963 to 1981.

How do I identify my Schwinn Stingray?

Classic Stingrays Locate the bike’s serial number. It will be on the head tube, the A-frame or the seat tube. Wipe dirt and oil from the serial number, if necessary, so you can read it accurately. Write it down.

When did Schwinn make cotton picker?

A Schwinn Sting-Ray “Krate” bike from 1970. This one is always a crowd favorite. It’s an iconic bike.

What was the last year Schwinn Stingray was made?

ABOUT THE STING-RAY The Schwinn Sting-Ray remained in production until 1981, with nostalgic reissues of the original Krates in 1998, 2004, 2008, and 2011.

When was the first Schwinn Stingray made?

Schwinn introduced the original Sting-Ray in 1963 after the company realized kids in California had been customizing their bikes to look like motorcycles. Bikes were fitted with 20-inch wheels, elongated seats, rear “sissy bars,” and ape hanger handlebars. It didn’t take long for Schwinn to develop a similar style.

What kind of bike is a Schwinn Sting Ray?

The original Sting-Ray introduced first by Schwinn in 1963. Responsive, quick and easy riding. Bucket style saddle, MAG design sprocket, 20″ x 2.125″ Sting-Ray studded tire. Handlebar control on 5-speed model. Colors: Flamboyant red or Yellow, Sky blue, white.

What is the best Schwinn bike of all time?

Schwinn Stingray. 1971 Grey Ghost 5 speed. Bike- Bicycle! GORGEOUS!!!!! 1968 Schwinn Apple Krate Stingray 5-speed Bicycle With Tinted Windshield. Schwinn Stingray. Grey Ghost 5 speed. Bike- Bicycle! Super Nice Condition

How was the Schwinn stingray introduced?

The Stingray was introduced through the sales ad to the right. Little did Schwinn know then that they were introducing what would become a wildly popular bike that would sell like wildfire.

Is this a 1980 Schwinn Sting-Ray tornado?

The Tornado is a great bike for the young rider who likes the look of the competitor. Coaster brake and 20 x 1 3/4″ tires. Weight 34 pounds. See the full 1980 Schwinn catalog. That’s not a bike, it’s my Sting-Ray! Colors: Cardinal red, Sky blue. The distinctive Sting-Ray seat and handlebar- invented and introduced by Schwinn.